'Study the latest techniques and applications of biotechnology - in a "virtual" lab! Your students will conduct a series of computer-based investigations to simulate such cutting-edge techniques as electrophoresis - DNA fingerprinting and bacterial transformation. They will also learn about the techniques scientists use to manipulate genes - such as using restriction enzymes and gene splicing to treat disease and to create transgenic plants and animals. Features a comprehensive tutorial with in depth coverage on such topics as DNA and chromosomes; genetic engineering; cloning; human genetic disorders; the Human Genome Project; and the uses of biotechnology in medicine - agriculture - environment and other areas. Also includes a unique assessment function - featuring practice and test modes - and a teacher''s resource section which allows you to create customized tutorials - tests and presentations. Individual license - but complete site licence available.'